MURSI WOMEN LIP PLATE: A Symbol of Bravery, Fertility and a Huge Dowry.

The Mursi Tribe, of which there are less than 10,000, are well known for the large plates the women wear in their lower lip. These plates are however not permanent and can be put on or taken off whenever the woman wants to eat,drink or talk. The Mursi are a Surmic ethnic group in Ethiopia.Continue reading “MURSI WOMEN LIP PLATE: A Symbol of Bravery, Fertility and a Huge Dowry.”